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14 Fun Facts About Black Holes: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
TV and movies will have you believing that black holes are huge holes in space and anything that falls into them is lost for all time. You may think that black holes run around in space like huge vacuum cleaners sucking up everything in their path. This is not true. But what actually is a black hole and what do they do? This book will help you find out.
Dolphins: Playmates of the Sea
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Dolphins are mammals that live in the ocean. They have smooth, gray skin. Their skin feels like rubber. The dolphin's mouth is filled with rows and rows of sharp teeth. They are made for tearing off pieces of meat. Find out what a dolphin looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and some funky facts.
The Logic of Long Division
Series: Grade 5 Math. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
This book teaches the mechanics and methodology of long division, a procedure for dividing numbers without the need for an electronic calculator. Starting with basic concepts, the book explains the method step by step, and then reinforces these concepts using extensive examples and problems with complete solutions. A Tarrington Math Series Book. Most appropriate for grades 5 to 8.
Division Practice Book 2, Grades 4-5
Series: Grades 4-5 Division Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Practice and hone important division skills with this second book. Select one of twenty math problems with complete solutions that educate the student in the division process. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Easily navigate the links from the problem list to view the solution. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
14 Fun Facts About the Sun: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Our sun is an average star in our galaxy: a sphere of burning gas that provides light and heat. So how much do you know about this glowing mass that controls our world. Do you know: What is the sun made up of? How long does it take the sun to orbit the center of our galaxy? How many layers of atmosphere does the sun have? Learn more about the Sun and amaze your friends with these fun facts.
Multiplication Practice Book 1, Grades 4-5
Series: Grades 4-5 Multiplication Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Practice and hone important multiplication skills. Select one of twenty math problems with complete solutions that instruct the student in the multiplication process. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Easily navigate the links from the problem list to view the solution. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
14 Fun Facts About Uranus: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
What did scientists first think Uranus was? What are the names of Uranus’ moons named after? Is Uranus bigger or smaller than Earth? What is strange about the way Uranus spins? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. In the middle of the galaxy is Uranus, one of the four gas planets in the Solar System. Here are some fun facts about Uranus.
14 Fun Facts About Neptune: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Does Neptune have a lot of winds? What is at the core or center of Neptune? Neptune is slowly turning itself into what precious mineral? What is the coldest place in our solar system? (Hint: It isn’t the planet,) Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
Addition Practice Book 1, Grade 3
Series: Grade 3 Addition Practice · Grade 3 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Practice and hone important addition skills. Select one of twenty math problems with complete solutions that educate the student in the addition process. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Easily navigate the links from the problem list to view the solution. Most appropriate for 3rd grade students.
101 Fun Facts About the Planets
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
This compilation includes the following 15-minute books: 14 Fun Facts About Mercury 14 Fun Facts About Venus 14 Fun Facts About Earth 14 Fun Facts About Mars 14 Fun Facts About Jupiter 14 Fun Facts About Saturn 14 Fun Facts About Uranus 14 Fun Facts About Neptune Surprise and amaze your friends with these fun facts.
Division Practice Book 1, Grades 4-5
Series: Grades 4-5 Division Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Practice and hone important math skills with twenty division problems, each with an instructive solution. Choose a problem to solve from the problem list, and then confirm your answer by easily navigating the link to view the solution. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
Meet the Dolphin: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
This book is a shortened version of our popular “Dolphins: Playmates of the Sea” and is intended for beginning readers. With only 792 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the dolphin. They will find out: How dolphins breathe. What colors dolphins can be. How well a dolphin can swim if it is blindfolded. How dolphins hear sounds. And more!
Jellyfish: Boogers of the Sea
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Jellyfish are animals that live in the sea. Most jellyfish are made up of a bell or top part. Then there are lots of tentacles or arms that hang down from the bell. These arms can be up to 100 feet long! Find out what a jellyfish looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and some funky facts.
Multiplication Practice Book 2, Grades 4-5
Series: Grades 4-5 Multiplication Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Practice and hone important multiplication skills with this second book. Select one of twenty math problems with complete solutions that educate the student in the multiplication process. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Easily navigate the links from the problem list to view the solution. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
14 Fun Facts About Pluto: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Pluto was once considered the smallest planet in our galaxy. As more was discovered about the other planets, and about other objects in our galaxy, Pluto fell into debate, but many people still like to consider it a planet. How much do you really know about Pluto? Why do scientists say Pluto was “discovered by mistake”? How big is Pluto compared to the United States? Find out in this book!
Subtraction Fun With Math Mazes
Series: Math Maze Fun · Grade 3 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & puzzles
Get your child excited about math with some maze fun. Twenty subtraction practice problems from basic to challenging combine the enjoyment of mazes with the study of math. Easily navigate the links to the math maze and answer, and then return to the practice problems to select another. Most appropriate for 3rd grade students.
14 Fun Facts About the Grand Canyon: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
The Grand Canyon was cut into the Arizona landscape millions of years ago. It is one of the greatest natural wonders of the world. How much do you know about the Grand Canyon? How does the canyon tell us the history of life on Earth? How was the canyon formed? The canyon should have been twice as deep as it is. Why isn’t it? Learn more about the Grand Canyon with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About Saturn: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
How many Earth years does it take to make one Saturn year? Do we know more about the planet Saturn or about its rings and moons? How many moons does Saturn have? How heavy is Saturn? Who discovered Saturn’s rings? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Surprise and amaze your friends with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About Earth: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Earth is the only planet in the universe that has life. You live there, but do you know: How old is Earth? How fast does Earth spin? What is happening to Mount Everest, the highest place on Earth? What is the lowest place on Earth? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book.
14 Fun Facts About Stars: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
We see stars as pretty, twinkling objects, but what exactly are they? A lot of the things we find out about stars, helps us understand other objects; pulsars, quasars, galaxies – even the origin of our universe. Here are some fun facts about stars. Do stars twinkle? What are stars made of? Do we know more about the inside of stars or the inside of Earth? Find out in this book!

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